AVALON

Take a Step Forward

Integrity

Founded near Los Angeles, CA in 2005, Avalon provides direct-placement recruiting locally and throughout the domestic United States. Our focus on Engineering, Manufacturing and Tech/Business Services allows us intimate knowledge of each marketplace and their unique pools of talent.

Our clients consistently honor us with their repeat business. Our candidates experience our recruiting process and grow into clients.

We do not want to be a ‘one-time-placement’ in your professional life. We want to be a strategic recruiting-business-partner throughout your entire career.

We 'do well' by 'doing good.'

“Simply put, you give me what I ask for.  You interview my hiring managers, go back to your office and produce people that get the job done.  Many of them have become key contributors to our organization. You save me money by getting it right… quickly.”

 – Cheryl, President, Aviation/Aerospace Manufacturing, Client

“You found me my favorite job of my life.”

– Daniel, Director of Engineering, Electronic Manufacturing, Candidate turned Client

 

 

 

 

“You really knew the company, both from a business and personnel standpoint. The way you prepared me for the interview gave me a great deal of confidence. I’m going to use the things you taught me in my own interviewing.  You nailed it: everything you said happened exactly as we discussed.  I have never had a recruiter spend this much time in helping me prepare.”

– Jeffrey, Human Resources Business Partner, Biotech, Candidate

Industries

Avalon’s pre-screening and interview processes offer our clients and candidates the opportunity to visualize the workplace and project their potential fit for one another. Our reputation is built upon honesty with all parties.

Avalon's recruiters are former engineers and scientists. We are uniquely prepared to understand our client’s workplace and roles.
  • Aviation & Aerospace

    Mechanical Engineers, Electrical Engineers, Material Scientists, Inside sales, Tech Support, Supply Chain, HR, Buyers, Planners, Scheduling and all related HR roles. Manufacturing talent, Supplier Quality, Quality Engineers and Machining Engineers.    
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  • Electronics

    Placments include Electrical Engineers, Mechanical Engieers, Directors of Operations and Supply Chain Professionals. Includes Accounting, Finance, Human Resources and Customer Care.
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  • Manufacturing

    As diverse as America, our clients build the stuff of dreams: from batteries to rocket-ships.
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  • Consumer Products

    From formulation to packaging we’ve walked the production floor with operations leaders to understand the nuances behand a product life-cycle. Manufacturing, Electrical and Mechanical Engineers. Quality and Material Science. Robotics and High Speed Fill lines.
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  • Medical Device & Pharmaceutical

    A wide road, our understanding both the engineering and chemistry side of these businesses is valuable. Documentation, Regulatory, and professionals at all levels to include ‘customer-facing’ talent. Engineers, Chemists, Biochemists and Microbiologists
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  • Oil & Gas

    Maintenance, Production, Chemical Engineers, Environmental and Safety professionals. Petroleum Scientists, Mechanical and Electrical Engineers from process backgrounds.
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  • Business to Business

    Call Centers, Technical Customer Care, our interviews produce a candidate ready to succeed.
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Current Openings

  • Product Manager

    PRODUCT MANAGER
    CHATSWORTH, CA

    The Product Manager will carve the path for existing and new product introduction. Our client is a leading global provider of premium-branded products and solutions serving the image capture/content creation market(s). Their customers include award winning creative professionals at all levels of film, television and still-photography.

    Overall Purpose of job:
    • Works along with the technical and operations team drive the success of each brand’s products, achieving revenue and margin goals.
    • Provides detailed and up to date communications to all stakeholders.
    • Research and analysis of markets.

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  • Electrical Engineer

    HARDWARE TEAM MANAGER, ELECTRICAL ENGINEER
    New York, NY

    As a Hardware Team Leader, you will be responsible for the definition and development of embedded electrical and mechanical assemblies in the Mobile Power segment of the Broadcast, Cinema and Video Markets. Your role will include both the individual contribution of embedded hardware development as well as leading a team of Electrical and Mechanical Engineers on a variety of projects. You will be responsible for making sure the team’s output meets product/project requirements and is delivered within scheduled timelines.

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  • Senior Buyer

    SENIOR BUYER
    Oxnard, CA

    PURPOSE OF POSITION:
    This position is responsible for the development and maintenance of supplier relationships, contracts, and specific orders for the procurement of all supplies for the administrative and manufacturing operations and to act as a mentor to a young team of buyers.

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  • Supplier Quality

    QUALITY ASSURANCE

    CAMARILLO,CA

    The Quality Assurance Specialist is responsible for the internal audit program, process/ equipment validation, and investigations. Specifically, this role will support the company’s Quality Management System, including internal audits, and investigations related to non-conformances, corrective actions, and complaints.

    RESPONSIBILITIES & ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS
    • Supports the Supplier Quality, SCAR, CAPA, Complaints investigations.
    • Leads the Internal Audit process and participates in customer audits as required. Supports regulatory, ISO 9001 and ISO 13485 re-certification audits.
    • Prioritizes and completes validation/re-validation activities for new and existing processes, materials, and equipment.

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  • EH&S Leader

    Environmental Safety and Health
    EH&S

    Valencia, CA


    Job Summary

    • This role is responsible for championing all aspects of EH&S and for developing, planning, establishing, implementing, and maintaining all health, safety and environmental programs to assure the highest possible degree of safety for our employees. They will ensure that we meet all local, state, federal and corporate regulatory requirements.

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  • FACILITIES MANAGER

    FACILITIES MANAGER

    Sylmar, CA

    Job Summary
    The Facilities & Maintenance Manager is responsible for the maintenance and operation of plant facilities, machinery and equipment, support of environmental regulatory compliance, and management of maintenance department.

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  • Director of Operations

    VALENCIA, CA

    Our client welcomes people who share our determination and high standards to join us in doing work that moves the world forward. They design, manufacture, and market highly engineered products and systems principally for the aerospace and defense markets. They are a leading diversified manufacturer of highly engineered, organic, and inorganic elastomer-based products.

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  • Senior Cost Accountant

    CAMARILLO, CA

    Reporting to the Controller, this role is responsible for all the cost accounting related activities of the company.

    This hands-on role will be responsible for the integrity of the company’s costing systems and the associated financial information.

    ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

    Other duties may be assigned. Responsibilities/Duties/  Skills Include:

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  • Business Unit Manager

    Business Unit Manager

    Los Angeles, CA

    Our aerospace client is growing and expanding rapidly: they are hunting for management talent to support the high demand of their unique product offering.   They are a lean organization and the successful candidate will work through all levels of the team: from the floor to the executive suite.

    The Business Unit Manager position will drive the success of a business segment- a successful candidate will have an ‘owner’ mentality.

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  • Manager of Scientific Operations

    LOS ANGELES, CA

    GENERAL PURPOSE:

    This role provides technical and scientific leadership to a manufacturing Quality Assurance team. Technical review, validation, and approval of all process changes and improvements. Responsible for technical review and approval of all deviations and non-conformances and developing experimental plans for the troubleshooting and root cause investigation into all non-conforming product – this includes the review of data and implementation of corrective and preventive actions.

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  • Mechanical Design Engineer

    SYLMAR, CA

    Our client welcomes people who share their determination and high standards to join them in doing work that moves the world forward. We design, manufacture, and market highly engineered products and systems principally for the aerospace and defense markets.

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  • Electrical Design Engineer

    CHATSWORTH, CA      

    Senior Embedded Engineer

    As a Senior Embedded Engineer you will be responsible for the definition and development of embedded software for Professional LED Lighting Luminaires – we serve Broadcast, Cinema and Video Markets. Your output will include System Control, U.I. and Wireless Communications Development for WDMX, BLE and iOT protocols.

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  • MANUFACTURING ENGINEER

    BURBANK, CA

    SUMMARY: Develop manufacturing process and production methods; provide production support to enable manufacture of high quality engineered products. Work concurrently with Manufacturing/Engineering Development Manager through new product development and cost savings projects. Introduce and maintain state of the art processes and equipment into the workplace by implementing lean manufacturing concept

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  • Industrial Engineer

    CARPINTERIA, CA

    Purpose of Position:

    Oversee Manufacturing projects as assigned. Complete projects according to the assigned timeline, coordinating all departments and personnel, adhering to budget requirements, and reporting project status as requested.

    Illuminating What Matters:

    A guiding light for elevating our thinking beyond day-to-day activity in a clear and memorable way, our client’s vision intentionally possesses more than one meaning.

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  • Materials Manager

    CAMARILLO, CA

    The Materials Manager is responsible for organizing and administering the materials function for the Division. Guides and directs personnel in purchasing, planning, receiving, shipping, and stockroom. Supports manufacturing and other departments to maintain efficient operations, high delivery standards and to promote customer goodwill. Maintain a safe, clean work environment.

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  • Quality Control Supervisor

    THOUSAND OAKS, CA

    To oversee and perform receiving, in-process and final inspections of the QMS. Ability to verify manufacturing processes for conformance and product specifications in relation to all ISO 9001, FDA, USDA and associated regulatory standards. Improving the inspection systems using SPC, control charts and data collection for analysis. Implement and suggest continuous improvement ideas throughout the entire QMS to the quality manager.

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  • Quality Assurance Manager

    ATHENS, TN

    Department: Lab

    Reports To: R&D Technical Service Manager

    FLSA Status: Full-time/Exempt

    SUMMARY

    Quality Assurance Manager in a fast paced specialty chemical manufacturing facility. Responsible for all aspects of the Quality System and programs to ensure compliance to all regulations and key customer requirements.

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  • DIRECTOR OF FINANCE

    VALENCIA, CA

    Our client designs, manufactures, and markets highly engineered products and systems principally for the aerospace and defense markets. They are a leading diversified manufacturer of highly engineered, organic, and inorganic elastomer-based products.

    Reports to:  President with dotted line to Platform Finance Director

    Works with:  Platform leaders, Business Unit, Corporate Resources, Corporate leaders, Direct Senior leaders of the local business, Customers and Vendors

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Contact

Los Angeles, CA, U.S.A.